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Join the Ottawa Gaels 2014 World Cup Fundraising Pool

Posted on Jun 6, 2014 in Ottawa Gaels | 4 comments

It’s almost here…the biggest sporting competition in the world. No, not the Ottawa Gaels 12 Pubs of Christmas (aka Gaels Christmas Dodecathlon)… The 2014 FIFA World Cup! The Ottawa Gaels will be shamelessly piggybacking on this spectacle for another fundraising event and we’d love it if you’d consider supporting us. Contest is now closed. Follow along in the trash talk here. FAQs… Do I have to know anything about soccer? No How much is this going to cost? $11 Do I have to kiss someone if I come in last place? Yes When is the entry deadline? June 12th at 4pm Will Laurie have to submit Pat Kelly’s picks because he doesn’t know how to turn on a computer? Fact Do all pool participants have to abstain from sexual activity for the duration of the tournament just like the...

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Thomas Murphy arrives from Ireland to coach Ottawa Gaels Youth

Posted on May 26, 2014 in Ottawa Gaels | 0 comments

The Ottawa Gaels are excited to announce the arrival of Thomas Murphy aka TomTom from County Carlow! Thomas will be joining the Gaels from May to August 2014 as the Gaelic Football Development Coach for the youth program, special-guest-star-coach-fitness-enforcer for the women’s senior team, and practice player with the men’s squad. Thomas graduated from the Institute of Technology Carlow with a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Sport Management and Coaching and is a certified Level 1 GAA coach. He has a 2012 Senior League title with his home football club, Palatine GAA; and won the All-Ireland Intermediate College football championship with I.T Carlow in 2013. Besides coaching extensively for his home club, Thomas has coached and developed Gaelic Football abroad: He spent time in Brittany, France introducing and developing Gaelic Football in elementary and secondary schools as well as coaching the Boston...

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Welcome to the new OttawaGaels.ca

Posted on May 6, 2014 in Ottawa Gaels | 0 comments

We’re pleased to be introducing the new OttawaGaels.ca. Developed by Mortimer Marketing Group, this fully responsive site will help serve our athletes and supporters while helping grow the great game of Gaelic football. More to...

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Event: Montreal Long Weekend Tournament – May 17th

Posted on May 6, 2014 in Events | 0 comments

Victoria Weekend Gaelic Football and Hurling Tournament When: Saturday May 17th – beginning at 10am sharp. First Men’s game starts at 10:00 am, first Women’s game starts at 10:40 am. View/Download Full Schedule Where: Montreal Irish Rugby Football Club – 707 Rang de la Vallée, Sainte-Julie, QC J3E 1Y1. See map below. Post-tournament reception: Hurley’s Irish Pub, 1225 Crescent Street (between St Catherine and Rene-Levesque Street Time: 8pm onwards Accommodation Options: Hotel Novotel Montreal, 1180 de la Montagne, Montreal H3G 1Z1. This hotel is located in the city centre 5 mins walk from Hurley’s and all the other bars and restaurants on Crescent) and offers a rate of $129 per room per night. A slightly cheaper rate can be offered if booking for a group in advance. Telephone: 514 861-6000 (Ask for Xic-veh) HI Montreal Hostel, 1030 Mackay Street, Montreal...

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